Jaime Santos-Reyes is a lecturer at the National Polytechnic Institute (IPN), Mexico, whose main research interests are safety management systems, technological & natural disaster risk, accident analysis, and systems' failure in general. He obtained a PhD from Heriot-Watt University, Edinburgh, Scotland, UK, in 2001. His internationally recognized papers have been listed for several years, within the TOP25 Hottest Articles. He (together with a multidisciplinary team) is conducting research on seismic risk and technological risk perception. He has created a research group called: Safety, Risk, Accident & Reliability Analysis - (SARACS) with the aim to conduct multidisciplinary research on system's failure in general.